Category Archives: Press and Reviews

Two TV Development Deals…

So happy to be able to finally state that with Greg Wilkey (author of the book series “The Life and Undeath of Mortimer Drake“)  and Todd Barselow (publisher of Auspicious Apparatus Press) that we are part of two television development deals with Joel Eisenberg’s newly formed Council Tree Productions. I can’t wait to share more in […]

Episode 12: To Thaw a Dwarf

The party thaws an ancient techno dwarf and cuts their way through a horde of dwarven zombies. And you thought dwarves smelled bad on the outside! The end game is in sight in this penultimate episode of season one. The band of murderous hobos also known as an adventuring party comes closer to fulfilling the quest Fay’zuz […]

Episode 11: Do Over!

Ever have a gaming session for your podcast, realize the microphone was off, and then record the whole thing again the next month? Oh. Us neither.   The party thaws out an ancient dwarf played by Jason Rennie of the Hugo Nominated Sci Phi Journal. Who knew Thorson’s dwarven ancestors all had Australian accents? This may […]

Forbes West: An Interview

Sometimes you meet someone who has a different viewpoint than most folks. The viewpoint can sometimes be bad and sometimes be good. It can also be refreshing. One of those viewpoints I find refreshing belongs to Forbes West, a writer, producer and a podcaster. When I sat down to do this interview with Forbes, I […]

Nighthawks Paperback Discount Code!

The Nighthawks at the Mission paperback is now available through CreateSpace. We also have this nifty little code that gives you 15% off the retail price. Input this code after adding the book to your basket: G6KPGFFW https://www.createspace.com/6531732  

Nighthawks Online Release Party TODAY!

AUSPICIOUS APPARATUS PRESS·THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2016 We’ve got lots of prizes to give away to people who attend the release party for Forbes West’s NIGHTHAWKS AT THE MISSION on Sunday, October 23 from 7 to 10 pm EST. Michael Bunker is putting up an ebook copy of PENNSYLVANIA and one of BROTHER, FRANK. He’s also […]

The Story of “Nighthawks…”

Nighthawks at the Mission is returning to the electronic book shelves with a vengeance tomorrow, October 21st. “Nighthawks…” has been my baby for quite a while. For the last, oh god, three years. The product of sleepless nights, way too much time researching, and a fair amount of pushing from my wife. “Nighthawks…” was the first […]

Live@The Benbow Inn: Todd Barselow Interview

    A interview with noted indie editor and publisher Todd Barselow, head of Auspicious Apparatus Press. He talks about what it takes to get published, his odd and controversial life in the Philippines as a professional cockfighter bookie, and his views on editing in the wild west that is indie publishing. Powered by Thirdscribe.com […]